During Memorial Day and the following weekend, my watercolors are on view in the Summer House, along with artist friend, Lanna Pejovic. The tree Peony festival is happening now, and is
Last summer I spend many days, and some nights, making art at Linwood Gardens. It was a fruitful and intense retreat that allowed for expansion and experimentation. Working on full sheets of watercolor paper, my focus was set on the wonderful gardens filled with exotic plant species. It’s a peaceful place that reminds me of being in Tuscany, but only 50 minutes away by automobile.
Been playing around with imagery, and trying not to limit my hand. I really want my colors to sing out, like colored glass. Keep trying!
I wrestled with this paintng for many years, it evolved and changed until now. I am finished and finally happy with the way it looks and feels. Inspired by Sonja Delaney, whose work I saw in the Pompidou museum last year.